NORTH CHARLESTON, SC -
The South Carolina Stingrays and Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations Spencer Carbery announced today that the team has agreed to terms with forward Jordan Owens. In keeping with club policy, details of the agreement were not disclosed.
Last season, Owens, 27, recorded 13 goals and 18 assists for 31 points in 31 games with Soenderjyske in Denmark and helped the team capture the league championship with nine points (six goals, three assists) in 16 postseason contests. Entering his seventh professional season, the Toronto, Ontario, native skated in 311 American Hockey League (AHL) games from 2007-12 with the Hartford Wolf Pack, Grand Rapids Griffins and Connecticut Whale totaling 111 points (37 goals, 74 assists) and 347 penalty minutes. During the 2007-08 season, Owens appeared in 20 games with the ECHL's Charlotte Checkers netting three goals and 10 assists for 13 points.
Prior to turning pro, the 6-foot, 180-pound forward played three seasons of junior hockey with the Mississauga IceDogs of the Ontario Hockey League (OHL) acquiring 153 points (69 goals, 84 assists) in 192 games.